Robert Douglas Wilson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 402994
  • Rank: Sapper
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Signal Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 33
  • Date of Death: 21.03.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Arras Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 1

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 115 Rosebery Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jane Wilson, Union Hotel, Kirriemuir

  • Father:

    Robert Wilson, Union Hotel, Kirriemuir

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Elspeth Brough Young Wilson, 115 Roseberry St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Elspeth, born 13.03.1915, Jane, born 29.03.1907 & Roberta, born 05.01.1909

More about Robert Douglas Wilson

Robert has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.

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